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>>> complete bay area news coverage starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 news at 6:00 p.m. >> good evening. >>> hello. i am frank somerville. >> and i am julie haener. >> we begin with breaking news in the south bay. we have been following over the past hour. san jose police are investigating a shooting that left two people dead near a high school. news chopper 2 was over the scene and ktvu's maureen naylor is on the ground. she will have a live report coming up. >>> first, it is valentine's day and there is a bay area tradition that attracts huge crowds. ktvu's mike mibach is live tonight in san francisco where all the feathers are just about to start flying for the annual pillow fight. mike? >> reporter: the flectors will be flying any second -- flectors will be flying any second. hundreds of -- the feathers will be flying any second. hundreds of people for the pillow fight. as soon as they hear the clock the pillows will be going. a lot of these folks are on hot dates. and there we go. the great van der mars pillow fight under-- the great valentine's day pillow fight
school. ktvu's maureen naylor is live there now with what police told you about this killing minutes ago. >> reporter: we want to show you what is happening. i am in front of the crime scene. this happened on 24th and julian. they moved us back several blocks. they believe what happened a young male, around 14, passed away after being stabbed. there was an altercation. i want to show you over here this man just in the last 5 minutes ran through the line saying that was his brother. it has been a very emotional day out there, details are still coming in. that young man was stand once. police are canvassing the area for a weapon. for those not familiar with the area, we are in front of san jose high school. we know the altercation broke ought around this area -- broke out around this area around 3:00 p.m. news chopper 2 is over head. police shut down several blocks as they continue to do this investigation. at this point there is no motive, they are still investigating. we asked if the victim could have been a gang member, they told us they are investigating that but that can't be confirme
. >> complete bay area news coverage starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 news at 6:00 p.m. >> good evening. i am frank somerville. >> and i am julie haener. an hour ago crews in the south bay recovered the body of a hiker who fell 100 feet off of a cliff at a popular park. ktvu's robert handa is in san jose and tells us what authorities are trying to find out. >> reporter: right now the medical examiner is trying to answer some of the questions raised by the death of a hiker here at this san jose park. the body was retrieved over an hour ago after a long painstaking process. >>> the view from -- rock park had to spend so much time and effort. search and rescue lifted the man's body at the north falls. >> the only way sut outis -- out is in the creek bed. it is slippery and wet and treacherous. >> investigators say the victim is believed to be a man reported missing on saturday before being found by rangers sunday afternoon. they say the man fell 130-170 feet but can't say how or why it happened. riskers say the area was posted as -- rangers say the area was posted as off limits. >> lots of
christie is attending a fundraiser hosted by facebook's mark zuckerberg. ktvu's ken pritchett is live where proesters gathered. ken? >> reporter: mark zuckerberg's quiet neighborhood is anything but today. helicopters fly -- helicopters flying over head. there are 50 protesters here to let donors arriving at mark zuckerberg's home know about what they describe as chris christie's record as they see it. we are awaiting the arrival of the new jersey governor. he is here for his 2014 reelection campaign for governor. many might be surprised mark zuckerberg would host the fundraiser for chris christie after holding a fundraiser for president obama. they want the guests arriving to know about the governor's record, saying he funded planned parenthood and they are upset with chris christie and mark zuckerberg alive. >> he is the founder of facebook. 58% of facebook users are women. >> reporter: the guest list was kept quiet. we don't know how many people will be here but they can donate $3,800. $3,800 based on new jersey law. it is supposed to start at 6:00 p.m. and go till 8:00 p.m. tonight. we
they are spending $2 million to send its top executives to a conference in san francisco. only on 2 tonight, ktvu's eric rasmussen is live in the city with more. >> reporter: this afternoon the postal service sent me this sheet saying how they could make money off of this conference next month. it calls for work shops and other meetings and a dance party, a dinner event and a golf tournament. >> the conference in march tees off with golf. the four day conference draws 4,000 people and 400 of them will be staffers of the u.s. postal service. including the postmaster general. documents show the travel, $220,000, and others will cost $2.2 million. the hotels, $300 a night before the government discount. documents show beyond the meetings and golf there will be music, entertainment and a banquet featuring the foods of fisherman's wharf and china town. one group says they shouldn't do this. >> they need to be concerned and maybe be concerned about rationing back some of their activities. >> the post office said the conference in san francisco will make money by creating future business and new sales
of the suspect's home. ktvu's robert handa is there. what did they find today? >> reporter: well, the long painstaking search continues at this house today and even though details are coming out clowely, law enforcement -- slowly, law enforcement is finding dangerous material inside, including bombs ready to be used. >> reporter: bomb squad is examining the materials inside this home in santa clara. items are being tested before being removed. the bomb squad used this trailer to transport five devices away from the area where they were blown up, similar to tuesday night, captured on this surveillance video. today's devices were not just potentially dangerous. >> they were complete and ready to use. so that would be the difference. they were complete, ready to be implemented in whatever use he may have been planning. >> reporter: what everett basham he may have been planning to do is what investigators are trying to find out and what the neighbors are still coming to terms with. >> he was a recluse. we didn't see him often. he kept to himself. >> reporter: what do you think about all the st
they will wait overnight to determine whether the body is dorner's. ktvu news. >>> stay with ktvu and ktvu.com for continuing coverage. we will bring you developments out of southern california as they happen. >>> now to tonight's state of the union address before a joint session of congress and president obama's question to lawmakers. >> together we have cleared away the rubble of crisis and we can say with renewed confidence that the state of our union is stronger. >> reporter: ktvu's jaquelin fell is at the capital. >> reporter: the president wants to grow and strengthen the middle class. he says that he can create jobs without growing the nation's debt. >> it is our unfinished task to restore the basic bargain that built this country. the idea that if you work hard and meet your responsibilities you can get ahead. >> reporter: president obama is calling for a higher minimum wage expanding early education and spending more to fix the road's infrastructure this without adding to the nation's debt. >> it's not a bigger government we need but a smarter government that sets priorities and
experienced on board. >>> ktvu news has learned new information about allegations that san francisco public utility works were viewing pornography and gambling all on the taxpayers job. 15 water the president supervisors are involved. they're accused of sharing pornographic images and gambling. >>> police in santa rosa and roner park are comparing notes after back to back robberies. as you can see in these surveillance photos the suspect appears to be the same individual. he is described as latino with a goatee and a stocky build. he also match it is transcription from a robbery at a chase bank in santa rosa two weeks ago. >>> in danville today, police arrested a man in suspicion of burglarizing a home in his own neighborhood. he faces several charges. one neighbor said one home was burglarized more than once. the suspect is being held tonight at the martinez detention facility. >>> on this valentine's day we found evidence that romance can be good for business and in some cases very good for business. amber lee is live now in walnut creek where she went looking for couples out celebrating
battle in pittsburg. ktvu's tara moriarty joins us live from the scene where pittsburg police are releasing new information about the suspect. good morning, tara. >> reporter: good morning, the officer was back at the police station this morning filling out paperwork. so a very happy ending to this story. it could have turned out much differently. if you take a look behind me, you can see now that the sun is coming up there's a lot better look at the scene and you can see some clothing on the ground. police are keeping everything intact as they begin to sift through all of the evidence here. let's take a look at our video from last night. we're at san fe and maple streets araround 11:30 gunfire erupted. police say two officers approached the suspect who was hanging out in front of a house. the suspect started running and then fired his gun at officers striking one of them, a five- year veteran of the force. officers returned fire and struck the suspect who is expected to survive. police here in pittsburg are thinking of their own right now. >> it's a very tragic situation. i'm
an update coming up later on our channel 2 news at 5:00. reporting live from santa clara, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you, janine. >>> a uc student in santa cruz shot in the head at a bus stop is expected to make a full recovery. the 21-year-old told police she was attacked at this stop near natural bridges state beach monday night. police say a man pointed a rifle and demanded everything she had. the victim was hit in the back of the head by a bullet. >> she was amazing. she was able to keep her wits about her. she was able to pay attention to her surroundings, fight to survive through this ordeal as well as get help. >> doctors were able to remove the bullet which only partially pierced her skull. the gunman is described as light skinned, approximately 5'7" with a medium build. he was wearing jeans, a gray sweat shirt and a red bandanna over his face. >>> santa clara county leaders announced a gun buyback event this morning. san jose mayor chuck reeled was among those who spoke at this morning's announcement. the county will hold the buyback on march 2 at the santa clara county fair
is responding to threats against him made by a santa clara man who had been keeping bombs in his home. ktvu's janine de la vega has the chilling details about the threat and what's happening at the house right now. good afternoon, janine. >> reporter: good afternoon, tori. we're here on humboldt avenue and california patrol officers are behind me in the home where you see it's being covered up by a blue tarp. they are doing a tedious search for more explosives and dangerous chemicals. they've gone through the house and about two hours ago, they brought out homemade devices that were found. a san jose police bomb vehicle with a trailer attached just hauled away the destructive devices. they were placed in a container that can handle a possible detonation while it's being transported. it's being taken to an undisclosed location where it can be detonated. people in homes nearby were told to shelter in place. we're told that up to five homemade explosives were discovered and there is a chance they could find more. they say the house is extremely cluttered and devices were found throughout the p
no major injuries to report. on blue canyon, ken pritchett, ktvu news. >> follow our ktvu weather team 24 hours a day on facebook, twitter any where you go. >>> san francisco detectives are trying to come up with new clues in the unsolved killing of a well liked grocery store worker. new at 6:00, paul chambers live in san francisco where the victim was gunned down while just walking down the street for no apparent reason. paul-- >> reporter: frank we're live outside sfpd where they say they have very little to go on in this case. a senseless killing of a beloved grocery store clerk. today they released his photo in hopes someone will come forward. his name was ernesto acosta but his friends just called him che. this 24-year-old worked at this store. outside the store flowers and a picture to remember him. >> it's weird not seeing him anymore just because like i said how much light he brought to our store. >> reporter: today we went to the intersection of webster and hayes trees in san francisco. this is where police say at 2:00 in the morning, acosta was heading to a friend's home where h
on several warrants for the same charges. >> ktvu tara moriarty is there at the shooting scene getting new information right now. she will have a live update from pittsburg at 6:30. >>> time is 6:02. we have developing news in santa clara. in two hours a bomb squad will go back to the house where explosives were found yesterday. this is a block away from santa clara high school. janine de la vega live outside the house. so what is going on there now? >> reporter: well, under cover officers are here and they have been guarding this house all night. crime tape surrounds this property. inside officers found explosives. the reason you see the sandbags is because they detonated a bomb in the front yard. that is why sandbags are scattered on the lawn. they used them to block debris that went flying everywhere. chp officers tell us they have been watching the man that lives in this house. they identified him as everett basham who is in his mid 40s. they arrested him yesterday in sunny veil for -- sunnyvale for making a public threat against a public official. officers found a home made bomb and b
the grueling conditions that passengers experienced on board. >>> ktvu news has learned new information about allegations that san francisco public utility works were viewing pornography and gambling all on the taxpayers job. 15 water the president supervisors are involved. they're accused of sharing pornographic images and gambling. >>> police in santa rosa and roner park are comparing notes after back to back robberies. as you can see in these surveillance photos the suspect appears to be the same individual. he is described as latino with a goatee and a stocky build. he also match it is transcription from a robbery at a chase bank in santa rosa two weeks ago. >>> in danville today, police arrested a man in suspicion of burglarizing a home in his own neighborhood. he faces several charges. one neighbor said one home was burglarized more than once. the suspect is being held tonight at the martinez detention facility. >>> on this valentine's day we found evidence that romance can be good for business and in some cases very good for business. amber lee is live now in walnut creek where she we
be punished. reporting live here at the uc berkeley campus. amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> more details now this isn't the first such controversy for the cal basketball program. in 1993, the school's athletic director was fired. >>> police say there were called to a homeless encampment near the food next door on industrial parkway about 6:30 this evening. officers say that's where they discovered the woman's body. one woman said she was known as deedee or hope. at this point they have not determined a cause of death. >>> we are finally on storm watch tonight after weeks of dry weather. at this hour the rain is starting to move into the bay area from the northwest with the main event expected to arrive for tomorrow morning's commute. we have team coverage for you tonight. our chief meteorologist bill martin is tracking the storm in our weather center. but we begin in fairfax with ken wayne and why water agencies say more water is needed. >> reporter: the rain is picking up at times, it is much colder tonight. a big change from the dry warm weather we've been having lately. dry clouds sta
could be looking all $4 per gallon. i am tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> a san francisco bomb squad is facing headquarters in wells fargo bank, somebody discovered the package at 420 month come are you, so far there is no word on what is inside the package and no word on when montgomery street will reopen. >> reporter: i am alex savage, was it a coach being a coach or was it simply unnecessary, you will hear what people are saying about it coming up. >>> steve paulson will talk about the changes coming up including rain. >>> and kids television, the one thing kids can do to help improve your young child's behavior. . >>> the bay area condominium market is booming. sales are at the highest level since 2008 and they have jumped 3 5% from a year earlier. condos are still being constructed. >>> $85 billion, an across the board spending cuts are being dealt with, but lawmakers are on holiday and will not reconvene until next week. they will avoid a sequester but the -- but they say the president already got attacks increase last month. >> the sequester is sort of a hammer. >>
bee's lights are still on. amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the winter storm that blew into the bay area today brought a little bit of everything. rain, wind, hail. even some snow. and we have team coverage tonight our chief meteorologist bill martin is tracking the storm. and ken wayne is live. >> reporter: it's not the sierra, it's mount diablo the 3,800-foot summit is blanketed with two to 3-inches of snow. enough for thrill seekers to break out winter toys. >> earlier today, we had some snow it didn't stick. but it's sticking up there. >> reporter: the die hards had to get out and hike to the top. >> they're like i don't really believe there's snow up here. my mom after they picked up us from school we decided to come up here and see if there's any snow. we found some snow. >> reporter: news chopper 2 found the hills and peaks also packed with snow. this delivery man showed us how the cold winter weather affected his job. >> it's freezing everything together. it's crazy. i have was getting hailed on a couple of minutes ago, it's not easy to work in. >> reporter: snow, rain and h
had the power of an atomic bomb. its sonic blast shattered countless windows. ktvu's lorraine blanco joins us from the newsroom to let us know that broken glass injured a lot of people. lorraine? >> reporter: almost a thousand people, tori. the reason for that in many cases, people saw the brilliant light, ran to their windows to see what it was and within a minute their windows shattered with the sonic bomb. it reminds many of us of a scene from a sci-fi movie. but the very real damage from this 11-ton meteorite shocked people around the world. >> translator: after the flash nothing happened for about three minutes and then we rushed outdoors. >> reporter: about a thousand people suffered injuries, mostly from shattered glass. the space rock about the size of an suv entered the earth's atmosphere at sunrise. faster than the speed of sound at least 33,000 miles an hour. scientists think it shattered in pieces. >> usually what happens, the rock comes into space, it hits the atmosphere, and then that puts a lot of stress on it and it's likely to shatter into pieces. >> reporter: russia
or resigning since the first of the year with even more pending. reporting live, matt keller, ktvu channel 2 news. >> we are following breaking news at this hour in oakland where police are locked in a standoff with a shooting suspect. tom vacar arrived on the scene 30 minutes ago. >> reporter: this is a serious situation. about 12:30 there were people involved in a shooting near broadway and mcarthur not far from here. they fled the scene. because of community help a lot of people were telling them who these people were and where they were and they ended up just down the street here. the situation is at about 3:00 because these people would not come out. they detained a few other people to check out. they believe there are several people holed up in this particular building and s.w.a.t. is here. they are trying to negotiate with these people. they're trying to figure out exactly how many there are. a what they're trying to do is end this thing peacefully. with these people held up and involved in shooting, that's a tall order. the situation is basically your standoff right now. police conti
of mother nature's blow. we're live in walnut creek, tara moriarty, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you, tara. >>> this morning, wet roads were likely to blame for a dramatic accident in rohnert park. it happened at 8:on snidered lane. the female -- 8:00 on snyder lane. the female was the only one in the truck that flipped over. she was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. drivers are always warned to be careful when roads are wet. >>> well, it's a cold rain. a couple of days we had sunshine and warm weather. that's long gone. i was just telling tore, temperatures are in -- store -- i was just telling tori, temperatures are low. i think the snow level could go down farther. diablo, st. helena, tam, all in line. upstream there are a few breaks. the coldest part of the system is moving into extreme northern california. had some breaks up in clearlake. there was rain north of mendocino county. there's the main band moving through. the stronger section is down towards san jose stretching from livermore and the altamont pass to the peninsula. there's the watch. watch how that rain is down to
berkeley campus. amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> more details now this isn't the first such controversy for the cal basketball program. in 1993, the school's athletic director was fired. >>> police say there were called to a homeless encampment near the food next door on industrial parkway about 6:30 this evening. officers say that's where they discovered the woman's body. one woman said she was known as deedee or hope. at this point they have not determined a cause of death. >>> we are finally on storm watch tonight after weeks of dry weather. at this hour the rain is starting to move into the bay area from the northwest with the main event expected to arrive for tomorrow morning's commute. we have team coverage for you tonight. our chief meteorologist bill martin is tracking the storm in our weather center. but we begin in fairfax with ken wayne and why water agencies say more water is needed. >> reporter: the rain is picking up at times, it is much colder tonight. a big change from the dry warm weather we've been having lately. dry clouds started rolling over the city. the clouds obl
. this is the 10:00 news on ktvu channel. >>> two people are sent to the hop after their small boat collides with a crowded ferry in san francisco bay wftv peking i'm ken wayne gram hello everyone i'm heather holmes. >> it has a frightening ride for those enjoying saturday afternoon on san francisco bay. a small vessel slammed into the side of it. ktvu's debora villalon is live at ferry building. >> reporter: at least while the coast guard investigates the lights are still on. we have seen inspectors and personnel on board. by all appearances it was the recreational boat that got offcourse and paid. coast guard crews were training on the bay when this 24' run about apparently ran into the side of the ferry a couple of miles offshore. you can see the shattered glass and mangled bows. two men were injured, one seriously. passengers felt the ferry shake and stop. >> i could feel the boat where i was standing and see these people just laying there. >> reporter: rushing to look, passengers snapped the pictures of the danged boat. >> blood everywhere was the thing that we could see was a lot of
in the courtroom in south africa, what he said about the fatal shooting of his girlfriend. stay tuned. . >>> ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. complete bay area coverage starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> we are ready, good morning, it is tuesday february 19th, i am dave clark. thank you for waking up with us, steve is here covering rain, how much do you think we will get? >> a quarter of an inch, we have winter weather advisories from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 and it could be interesting weather seeing some of that green rain i'm sure up into lake county and the key is upper 50s and lower 40s but the afternoon is a lot more active and maybe some thunderstorms and again very low snow levels, here is sal. >>> it is a lot more crowded today than it was yesterday and we have some rain to deal with, just enough that we will have more crashes reported. that traffic does -- traffic does look good, we are on storm watch this morning. wet weather is moving across the northern part of the bay area, and alex savage is reporting conditions up in petaluma for the past 90 minutes and
to the hospital this evening. reporting live in east oakland, amber lee, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> one person died in a small plane crash late this afternoon in northern solano county. the plane went down in a field alongside interstate 405 south of winters. it happened about 4:15 this afternoon. the one person onboard died instantly. witnesses reported seeing a wing fall off the plane, and landing in the center divide of the highway, before the plane spiraled out of control. >>> new information tonight on a two-alarm fire that we first told you about last night. the fire chief said the blaze started when rags soaked with wood stain ignited. the fire damaged two rental companies that share a building on grove street. the loss is estimated at a half million dollars. >>> an update on the story we first brought you last year on the high rate of cancer among firefighters in san francisco. a dozen firefighters gave blood for the first of its kind analysis. ktvu learned today, the results indicate, the firefighters had extremely high levels of chemicals that result from burning plastics. those chemicals
to our colleague rita williams who is retiring. sheets been a reporter here at ktvu for more than 30 years. one of the stories was the loma free today earthquake in 1989. a woman died when the car she was driving crashed into the hole in the upper deck. also in that car was the woman's brother-in-law. and a year later rita went back to talk to the man who survived. >> reporter: a survivor, he knows he's lucky to be alive but what happened on the bay bridge last october 17th changed his life forever. >> this i don't know my future is going to be. >> reporter: this is why his future is uncertain. when the earthquake hit he was a passenger in a car driven by his sister-in-law. it was stuck on the bay bridge. two men directed cars to the upper deck. when people got there no one was around to tell them what to do. they started driving home to oakland not knowing about the break in the bay bridge until they were about 3 feet away. >> there's another car. gosh!. >> when we noticed the hole, we boom and that's the last time i remember until i woke up i was still in the car. >> reporter
francisco brought the police chief to the scene. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. >>> good morning. welcome to a brand new day friday, tech 15th -- february 15th i'm dave clark. >> good morning, i'm pam cook. cold enough to snow? >> yes, next tuesday. until then. >> all right it's nice. >> really nice. yeah. we've been having nice weather wednesday and thursday. today will be the best of all. because it looks like temperatures really starting off on the mild side is hardly any fog. i can't find any. sonoma county airport says a little bit. 60s and low to mid 70s. here is sal. >>> steve, good morning. this is a live look from highway 4. you can see traffic is busy but it's not stop and go. also this morning we are looking at the san mateo bridge. traffic looks good nearby. there is a crash on 880. let's go back to dave and pam. >>> the injury toll from the russian meteor strike is 725 people hurt. home videos of that meteor streaking across russia now all over the internet. it happened just about 1,000 miles east of moscow leaving a trail of smoke over a mountain region. about 270 b
and scary at the same time. we also took calls from ktvu viewers. >> i seen other meteor shoot across the sky. this one came straight down, bright white and then broke up in about three pieces and then gold colors pieces and disappeared. >> reporter: we asked astronomers at the space center about that bright streak of light but they couldn't see it breaking up as it entered the atmosphere. they also said that it was likely unrelated to the other celestial events that happened earlier in the day. >>> a meteor streaked through the sky of russia then exploded. that is the boom from the meteor's shock wave. it had the force of 20 atomic bombs and caused injury to thousands of people mostly from flying glass. about 3,000 buildings were damaged from the shock waves. most of the damage was broken glass. russian officials say more than a million square feet of glass was shattered. many people were out and about. while no deaths were reported the concern tonight is the cold temperatures which can be a serious problem with all of that shattered windows. that meteor came as astronomers watched
, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the winter storm that blew into the bay area today brought a little bit of everything. rain, wind, hail. even some snow. and we have team coverage tonight our chief meteorologist bill martin is tracking the storm. and ken wayne is live. >> reporter: it's not the sierra, it's mount diablo the 3,800-foot summit is blanketed with two to 3-inches of snow. enough for thrill seekers to break out winter toys. >> earlier today, we had some snow it didn't stick. but it's sticking up there. >> reporter: the die hards had to get out and hike to the top. >> they're like i don't really believe there's snow up here. my mom after they picked up us from school we decided to come up here and see if there's any snow. we found some snow. >> reporter: news chopper 2 found the hills and peaks also packed with snow. this delivery man showed us how the cold winter weather affected his job. >> it's freezing everything together. it's crazy. i have was getting hailed on a couple of minutes ago, it's not easy to work in. >> reporter: snow, rain and hail made winding highway 17 even
to get here, we will have more on ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning, thank you for joining us on this thursday morning, february 14th, i am pam cook. >> let's check weather, traffic, steve is right there, you have to give him a good valentine's day forecast. >> it will be a little tough this morning, for some it is clear and cold but by the coast upper 50s and lower 60s and watch out for some really thick fog. 50s to near 70s, here is sal. >>> westbound lafayette 24 looks good from walnut creek to oakland and also this morning we have a look at the san mateo bridge but we have some trouble on the east shore, we will have more on that in a few minutes. let's go back to the desk. >>> investigators say a dice game led to a deadly shooting in san leandro. it happened right on the campus of hillside elementary school. tara moriarty joins us with what she learned about this 19- year-old victim, tara? >> reporter: well we have seen several detectives arrive and initially when we arrived we were told they would not be much longer but perhaps
been a very bizarre day. reporting live in san lorenzo, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> rapidly-moving weather systems through the bay area. it felt like a lot of rain because it came down for a cum hours hard but didn't last very long. take a look at the rain fall accumulations. there dpoes the main front and look what it leaves behind. 1400 santa rosa, two tenths in san jose. that's not a lot of rain. the system was a cold one. it dropped snoez on bay area peaks as you know. this is the system we're tracking -- i'm tracking right now in this area right -- see this area right here where the tip is. that's moving offshore. as that moves offshore, it could spawn some activity. see just offshore by pigeon point there. the showers are dying down. the cold air is in place and i tell you what, it is going to get downright cold tonight so when i come back in a few minutes, overnielth forecast. i think you're going to be impressed with how really cold it's going to be. >>> people in the south bay tell us they saw a little bit of everything today as robert honda reports a mix of sun, rain, hail even s
more on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> well, good morning to you, welcome to wednesday february february 20th, i am dave clark. >> hour power house low is saying i will go visit palm springs and head over to phoenix and that's where it is heading but we get behind that sun, lots of 50s. here is sal. >>> good morning, westbound 24 as a matter of fact we are doing well between walnut creek and oakland and it's doing well in san jose as well, let's go back to the desk. >>> breaking news out of contra costa and firefighters are battling a huge fire in mt. diablo. that fire started at an older home right near the mt. diablo country club, no word on any injuries or what caused that fire but brian flores is headed to the scene and he will have more when he gets there. >>> we have been following this since 4:30 this morning, there was a water-main break, the location mason and filbert in san francisco. we have been on the scene live and water surs visit has been cut -- service has been cut to a two block area and pg&e is waiting to cut off gasoline
into a frightening overnight incident involving a stolen car. there was a chase, a car and even some gunfire. ktvu's tara moriarty has been on this since 4:30 this morning. she's back now with an exclusive photo of that suspect's car. >> reporter: the crash, it looks really bad. so it's a miracle nobody was hurt. this is a very busy intersection near the chronicle building and the bloomingdale's. the scene was cleared a couple of hours ago. you can see how messed up the road is. the suspect's car has two bullet holes in the window. police say the 26-year-old man stole a black town car from the soma district around 9:15 last night. plain clothes officers spotted him in the tenderloin district. he took off and led officer osen a seven-block chase. officials say he drove up on the sidewalk on eddy street in order to avoid spike partnerships and then san francisco's police chief -- strips and then san francisco's police chief describes what happened next -- >> the vehicle went up on the curb and aun of the officers, fearing for their safety, fired two shot as the vehicle. >> reporter: except for the c
. there are reports of hidden cash. all ahead on ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning. a day just for pam cook. friday, it's the 15th of february i'm dave clark. >> good morning, i'm pam cook. it's also very nice and sunny which is one of my favorite kind of days. >> it's a day for me too. >> it's a day for steve too. >> it is sunny and warm. we have very mild temperatures yesterday. warm for some. there is hardly any fog. if there is any it won't last long. here is sal. >>> steve, good morning. nice and clear on highway 4 as well as you come up over the hill to concord not a bad drive at all. also the morning commute on the sunol grade is off to a good start. it's 5:00 let's go back to dave and pam. >>> topping our news this morning hundreds of people wer hurt by a giant meteor traveling 33,000 miles an hour. it crashed right into earth and left a crater 20 feet wide. home videos of the ten ton meteor streaking across russia are all over the internet. it happened about 1,000 miles east. look at those pictures. just incredible. this is 1,000 miles east of moscow leaving a trail of smoke
christopher dorner's remains are positively identified. in big bear, california, adam houseley, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a police officer from the east bay city of pittsburgh and a suspect are recovering from gunshot wounds tonight following a shootout. two police officers say they spotted the suspect 30-year-old troy of oak lee about 11:30 last night on east 12th street. they say he has several outstanding felony washts. the officer say he took off running then pull add gun and fired at the officers hitting one of them in the back. the officers returned fire striking him. he was taken toth hospital in stable condition and later arrested. the officer was wearing body armor. he was treat and had released. >>> happening now a protest is happening in palo alto outside the home of mark suker burg. the facebook founder is hosting a fundraiser for new jersey governor chris christy. about 50 protesters showed up. they say he defunded planned parenthood and closed clinics in his state. governor christy is keeping a low profile while here in the bay area. donors at tonight's fundraiser are paying up to
here on campus. reporting live from uc santa cruz, ktvu channel 2 news. >> for details this rape at uc santa cruz comes six days after a 21-year-old stubt was shot at a bus stop near campus. she is recovering. police are urging students to be cautious and go out in groups if possible. >>> there's word tonight that police in alabama have arrested a man linked to a triple homicide in sonoma county. three men were found shot and killed inside this forestville home on february 56th. authorities characterize it as a marijuana deal gone bad. well, now sonoma county deputies revealed that a 46-year-old colorado man was arrested last week in mobile, alabama. he's awaiting extradition to california. >>> now, to our continuing coverage of today's efforts to recover the body of a hiker who fell to his death in san jose after working all day, crews have retrooefd the body. the body was spotted yesterday at the bottom of north fall. the hiker has not been identified but is believed to be a santa clara man reported missing on saturday. he appears to have plunged more than 100 feet down the cliff. th
, it is all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. . >>> well, good morning, thank you for waking up to a brand- new day with us, how is the weather, steve? >>> we are going to get a lot of cold air and it is still on the way, it is in advance of the system and it is going to be a very cold day, upper 40s and 50s and a possibility of thunderstorms, here is sal. >>> good morning, traffic is going to be slow in some areas and the weather will play a role, you can see traffic is busy and also this morning we are looking at 880 westbound and traffic is moving along nicely. let's go back to the desk. >>> as steve mentioned, it could create a rainy commute for many of you, alex savage is covering the dramatic change in weather following a very nice three-day weekend, alex? >> reporter: it really was, it was a beautiful comfortable three-day weekend in the bay area and it is a true weather system that has moved into the bay area right now. as you can see the rain has sort of tapered off and let me show you what it looks like. we are here on highway 101 in petaluma at the highway exit and th
. >>> this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. good morning, thank you for joining us february 18th, i am pam cook. >> let's check weather and traffic, i would like yesterday's weather to stay for a while. >> yes. >> we need rain. >> we do need rain . we will get some tomorrow but not a lot. >> today is that day in between where the low clouds are already pushing inland and temperatures will be on the cool side, here is sal. >>> we will have pretty good traffic today for most commutes and this is a look at 880 southbound, 6:00 let's go back to dave and pam. >>> 6:01 we are starting with developing news, a deadly chase in san jose. one person was killed after crashing a stolen car while trying to flee from police. alex savage is at the crash scene and you have new video of that crash scene, alex? >> yes, they have taken away that suv, it was a stolen suv, the 20-year-old driver was killed in this crash and he was on the run from san jose police late last night with two teenage passengers in the car and it all came to an end here. this is the high speed finish near blossom hill road when that suv we
developments from big bear as they happen and you will find continuing coverage online at ktvu.com. a richmond police identified a man shot by -- thirty-year old -- young was armed when he shot several times by officers. this out this is responded to reports of shots fired better still looking into what led up to the shooting. young was upgraded from critical to stable and is expected to survive. no one else was hurt. >> police are investigating a shooting that killed one man and sent others to the hospital. dozens of gunshots rang out at a party last night at a garage. the police said they found 22-year-old officer garcia dead and another man critically injured. a third man and two women were wounded by drove themselves to the hospital. police say that appear the drug car drove up and opened fire. neighbors called 911 after hearing multiple gunshot. >> last night i'm sitting in my living room with my kid in your multiple shots so the only thing i could do is grab my kid and get him down because they did know where the bullets were flying. >> police say someone in the garage may have returned
for the flower industry. we will tell you how much people are expected to spend. ktvu "mornings on 2" starts now. >>> well, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> i'm tori campbell. it's thursday, february 14th. >>> we begin with a homicide investigation that has shut down a san leandro school. the deadly shooting happened last night on the campus of hillside elementary. it appears to be tied to a dice game. ktvu's tara moriarty joins us with what she's learned about the shooting and the young victim. >> reporter: good morning. we've just learned that the elementary school will be closed today due to this homicide investigation. hillside elementary school is the name of the school here off of marcella street. we noticed crime scene technicians in the back of the school, in a grassy area, field- type-of thing, still collecting evidence. investigators say they found the victim's body in a grassy area. the gunfire erupted around 9:00 last night. friends of travion foster say he was playing a dice game for money at the school when someone shot him in the back. friends say he's
. ktvu's alex savidge is in south san jose with new video of the crash scene. good morning, alex. >> reporter: well, good morning. police say this all started when the driver of that stolen suv tried to run over a police officer overnight. now, the investigation into the crash is all wrapped up here. this is blossom hill road where we are. a short distance up the road, near 101, is where this pursuit overnight came to a deadly end. we'll tell you what things looked like a short time ago as the tow truck pulled this suv, this smashed suv out of the ravine, where it crashed. the 20-year-old driver was killed after he was thrown out of the suv in the accident. there were also two teenaged girls in the car. neither of them were seriously hurt. the pursuit began about 11:00 last night. it was near capital expressway and towers lane. a lieutenant says the driver of the suv tried to hit a san jose police officer involved in an unrelated traffic stop on the side of the road. the suv came speeding to the officer with the lights out. >> as he came closer, he flashed his light on and knew t
the snow on the ground and the trees. you don't get days like these so often. cara liu, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> and that illustrates what a cold storm this was. it seemed like it rained a lot today didn't it. it's because it rained in a small amount of time. most of us around .25 but it was a cold weather system that blew through here. what you're looking at here is that cold air that's sweeping in over the top of us. there's still a chance for snow flurries. snow levels reports down to some areas below 1,000 feet. so it was really cold. right now san jose you have some heavier rain down by blossom hill road. this is significant rainfall headed to the east capital expressway. some heavy rain, let's come in a little bit closer here. over by san felipe road you have heavier rain. these reds and yellows that's coming down pretty hard. santa rosa drive in this area, most of this action is starting to move off but you can see near brenam rain it's pretty big. this is a hot spot in the area because most of the rain has moved off. you can see a few light showers as well. when i come back we're g
deadly infection, it is all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> complete coverage starts right now, this is a ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> good morning, thank you for joining us on this wednesday morning, i am pam cook. >> and i am brian flores, cold, cold and cold. we will warm up a little bit, maybe a few upper highs, here is sal. >> good morning, we are looking at the traffic on interstate 880 in oakland and you can see it is a little windy out there, be careful especially on some of those bridges, traffic is moving well, let's take a look at san francisco, northbound 101 traffic does look good as you approach the 880 split, let's go back to the desk. >>> in san francisco, crews are at the scene of a water-main break and some blocks are now flooded. crews are rushing over. >> reporter: two blocks is without water and a lot of areas are shut down behind me. they are flooding this intersection and you can see crews are taking a look at the intersection as they try to get all the valves turned off. if you look across the street, that is where the problem is. they think the o
ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> good morning, thank you for waking up with us this monday morning, february 18th, i am pam cook. >> happy president's day, we should say and it is 4:28 and there are some changes to the weather. >> i would like to say rain but we will get a little bit of rain out of this, it doesn't look like there is much upstream, it is a very weak system and it is going to usher in some cooler clouds, temperatures are in the upper 50s, lower 60s. let's go out and take a look at the traffic, i pardon me for my voice. westbound highway 4 looking good, also the highway looks good if you are driving on 280 and san jose. let's go back to the desk. >>> a deadly chase in san jose. one person was killed after trying to attempt to steal a car, here is more from south central. >> it was the driver of that stolen suv at the end of this pursuit. he was driving on east blossom hill road which is what understanding on now, he veered over into oncoming lanes and crashed into this ravine which is right next to a mobile home park. the dri
the observation deck here will be open later today. reporting live in oakland lorraine blanco ktvu channel 2 news. >>> san francisco police are investigating a frightening incident involving a stolen car. it resulted in a chase, a crash, and gunfire. tara moriarty tells us that chase ended with a multicar crash at a busy downtown intersection. >> we are right in front of fifth and mission. it's in front of the san francisco chronicle building. the scene has been cleared. it was a definite mess. there is still oil and tire marks all over the road. plain clothes officers spotted the car in the tenderloin district and tried to pull the driver over but the suspect took off and the chase was on. he drove up on the sidewalk and raced down fifth street eventually slamming into a cab and involving three other cars in the accident. san francisco police chief described the gunfire that erupted moments before the crash. >> when the vehicle went up on the curb, one of the officers fearing for their safety fired two shots at the vehicle. >> reporter: now police are investigating whether the driver was injured
get weather alerts by signing up for mobile ktvu.com. >>> it is 7:05. hayward police are trying to determine if there are suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a woman behind a supermarket. police say the woman was found last night at a homeless camp near the food max store on industrial parkway. investigators are now trying to figure out if the woman died of natural causes or if her death is suspicious. >>> during an emotional bail hearing for olympic athlete oscar pistorius, he explained the horrific moments as his girlfriend died in his arms. during the hearing, he admitted to shooting his girlfriend because he says he thought she was a robber. pus sore just says he -- pus soria says he heard a noise and felt vulnerable because he didn't have his prosthetic legs. after he started to shoot at the bathroom door, he noticed his girlfriend was not in bed. he carried the cricket bat and shot her. he broke down in tears. finally, the court decided to delay the hearing until tomorrow morning. and he's facing more serious allegations this morning. this comes after claims
the drivers ready for this change is underway. ktvu's tara moriarty joins us live from the toll plaza to explain what's happening. good afternoon, tara. >> reporter: good afternoon, the golden gate district just announced the new website today. here is a sneak peek. it lays out all of your payment options for you, fastrack, license plate or pay a toll invoice. that's really the interesting option here. that's because instead of paying for a violation notice which is typically about $25, you will only be paying $6 instead. now, for the toll, you will have 21 days to pay the cost, and again, it's only going to be $6. this morning, crews were installing the l.e.d. signs on the golden gate bridge. all of the cameras and fastrack boards have been in place for years. the district says since it first announced the new all- electronic payment system, nearly 160 people have signed up online. richard brown and his wife are visiting from maryland and they were excited about the invoice option because it cuts back on traffic. >> actually, in the long run, it makes sense. we plan to come back next
indicated he does not fear death. reporting live from the news room, rob roth, ktvu channel 2 news. >> and back now to live pictures from big bear, the area there you can see that the cabin there is still on fire. authorities believe that the person inside that cabin is christopher dorner. what we don't know is whether he was able to escape from that cabin before it was engulfed in flames. authorities do have the area surrounded, but the sun is going down. that is going to make things more difficult. fortunately authorities do have night vision goggles which will allow them to see somewhat in the area. a lot of things going on. a lot of big questions that still haven't been answered. chief among them, where is christopher dorner. >> the l.a. police commander said that the goal here is very clear, he said that lapd or in this case san bernadino county sheriffs want to take him into custody with no one else getting hurt. in fact when one of the reporters there asked commander andrew smith what would you say to christopher dorner if he was listening to you right now he said enough is
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